Ofsted and Performance

Following Ofsted's inspection of Outwood Academy Acklam on Wed 02 Oct 2019, we were rated as Good.

"Pupils usually behave well. Their behaviour continues to get better. This has been helped by teachers’ more personal approach this academic year. There is a strong emphasis on developing positive relationships in school."

Ofsted, 2019

"Care and support for pupils with special educational needs and/or disabilities (SEND) is superb."

Ofsted, 2019

"Staff morale is extremely high. Staff are proud to work at Outwood Academy Acklam. They say that senior leaders listen to and value their opinions. "

Ofsted, 2019

Key Stage 4 Performance Data

Progress 8 score-0.61
Attainment 8 score37.2
Grade 5 or above in English & Maths GCSEs36%
Entering EBacc34%
EBacc average point score3.34
Staying in education or entering employment84%
Covid-19 Recovery Adaptation

Given the uneven impact of the pandemic on school and college performance data, the government has said you should not make direct comparisons between the performance data for one school or college and another, or to data from previous years.

Ofsted Parent View - Give Ofsted your view on your child's school

Parent View

Parent View gives you the chance to tell Ofsted what you think about your child's academy.

Parent View asks for your opinion on 12 aspects, from the quality of teaching, to dealing with bullying and poor behaviour. Ofsted will use the information you provide when making decisions about which schools to inspect, and when.

By sharing your views, you'll be helping us to improve. You will also be able to see what other parents have said about us.